Grocery Controller - New FMCG

Lime Talent
England, London
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus
03 Oct 2018
31 Oct 2018
lime talent
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

A brand new FMCG venture is looking for a Grocery National Account Controller to join their London based team. This is a truly unique opportunity to join a brand new FMCG venture, they're aim is to grow from inception to category leader in a couple years and they have the team, investment and NPD pipeline to back that claim up.

The products hit a number of key consumer trends including dairy alternative, gluten free, non GMO and suitable for vegans.

This role would be office based in London.

As a Grocery National Account Controller you would be responsible for:
  • Driving growth and profitability within your designated account and doing this through the leadership of your team.
  • Leading and owning the commercial relationship.
  • Delivering annual customer plans, ensuring quarterly and full year delivery to target.
  • Leading the strategic agenda of the customer.
  • Managing the internal view of the customer cross-functionally.

The ideal candidate will have:
  • A proven track record in FMCG grocery sales.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills.
  • Previous experience of managing Commercial teams.
  • The determination to achieve and the willingness to continually learn.
  • A proven record of demonstrating initiative and delivering results.
  • A passion for the food & drink industry.

This role would ideally suit a Grocery Senior National Account Manager who is looking to take the step up into a Controller level role with a high growth branded business or an established hands on Account Controller who is interested in joining a smaller business in a senior leadership role, helping to shape this new FMCG venture's culture.

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